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  • n. Plural form of topiary.

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Examples

  • Her reception would look like an enchanted garden, complete with floral topiaries, butterfly accents, decorative grasses and moss, chiffon and sheer fabrics, wrought-iron candelabras, and rustic urns.

    My Fair Wedding

  • She chased him across the greenscape, past quacking flamingos and topiaries shaped like butterflies.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • Animal topiaries lined the path that led from the platform and through the giant hedges that enclosed the garden.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • Fancy knew the place well, down to the sundial and the fountains, the animal topiaries and the carefully sculpted hedges.

    Slice Of Cherry

  • Along the relaxing walkways, you'll stop and gaze at specimen plants, graceful trees, dramatic grasses and unusual flowerbeds, and spot topiaries, hedges, sunken gardens, fountains and a lily pond.

    Dr. Irene S. Levine: Exploring the Hudson Valley: A visit to Pepsico-Kendall Sculpture Garden in Purchase

  • Boastful, cocky and given to ordering huge topiaries cut in his image, tiny King Hugo demands that his subjects bow and scrape and listen to him adore himself: "For hours the poor villagers / endured the boring buzz / of how mighty and magnificent / King Hugo thought he was."

    King Hugo Meets His Match

  • Photograph by François Halard GARDEN PARTY | Clusters of topiaries populate the courtyard at the Provence property.

    Country Living

  • Photograph by François Halard TAILORED WILDERNESS | At ground level, the path to the secret grove containing the swimming pool is formally laid out, with ball topiaries and boxwood topiaries.

    Country Living

  • And – shades of Burton's Edward Scissorhands – topiaries in the shape of a giraffe, a dodo and other creatures fill the garden.

    Wander around 'Wonderland'

  • Maybe the topiaries weren't the same scale or season as the evergreens, but both are among my favorite things ...

    Christmas Nativity 2008

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